A plant-based pharmaceutical company took another step in the process of developing a medical marijuana treatment for chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a degenerative disease that affects people—particularly athletes—who have suffered repeated head trauma. KannaLife Sciences recently signed a license agreement with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to allow the company
According to The Daily Kos, a Quinnipiac University poll released on Monday July 28 found that Floridians support legalizing cannabis for medical use by a margin of 88-10 percent. Even Republicans favor medical marijuana by a margin of 80-20 percent. Floridians will vote on medical marijuana this November. If it
The Weed Blog reported today that a New Mexico Court of Appeals has ruled that medical marijuana can be covered by Workers' Compensation. The Court held an injured worker should receive medical marijuana to treat a workplace injury if medical marijuana is “reasonable and necessary” and approved by a workers’
According to a poll conducted online by the New England Journal of Medicine, 76% of doctors support the use of medical marijuana, at least in certain circumstances. Click the link below to read more about this survey.
Medical Marijuana has long been known to benefit cancer patients. Patients have said for decades that cannabis relieves pain and nausea, decreases vomiting, stimulates appetite and even makes food more appetizing, offering much needed relief for patients suffering through the side effects of cancer. But newer research shows that cannabis can
Swedish Covenant Hospital in Chicagp announced today that they would like to receive a dispensary license and provide their patients with cannabis. The move is mostly symbolic, as Swedish Covenant will wait until the end of federal prohibition before seeking their license. It does mark another step down the road
We have known for some time of evidence that cannabis can slow or stop tumor growth. But new findings published this week by researchers at the University of East Anglia reveal the existence of previously unknown signaling platforms which are responsible for the success of cannabis in shrinking tumors. Click the
Pure Green, Portland's premiere destination for medical marijuana products, proudly announces the "Marijuana is Medicine" Lecture Series this summer at the Hollywood Branch of the Multnomah Public Library. Lectures will be held on Saturday July 26 from 3-4 pm and Saturday August 16 from 2-3 pm. A third lecture will
Pure Green is excited to announce our 7/10 Golden Ticket Extravaganza. Come visit us on 7/10, a day dedicated to oil, and pick up some of your favorite concentrates. Choose from more than 50 flavors of Wax, Shatter, PHO, CO2 and Solventless Ice Wax. We also offer pre-filled cartridges of
Pure Green co-owner Matt Walstatter published an article on Monday in mmjbusinessdaily.com addressing the pros and cons of lab testing cannabis products. As the article discusses, Pure Green tests all cannabis products for mold, mildew, pesticides and potency. We feel that this is the best way to ensure the safety
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